Coaltown

San Antonio Huista

£11.25
Quantity:

producers: 140 small holders

Huehuetenango is the highest altitude region cultivating coffee in Guatemala. Thanks to the dry, hot winds that blow into the mountains from Mexico, the region is protected from frost allowing Highland Huehue to be cultivated up to 6500 feet (almost 2000m). The extreme remoteness of Huehuetenango means that most producers need to process their coffee themselves.

Fortunately the region has plentiful water supply with many rivers and streams, so a mill can be placed almost anywhere. An abundance of local knowledge and skill also means that while home-processed, these coffees are treated with excellent attention to detail and are the amongst the most sought after in Guatemala due to their high quality cup.


Varietal

varietal

Caturra, Bourbon, Catuai

process

washed

Altitude

Altitude

2,000 masl

roast profile:

espresso

taste notes:

Red Apple, Toffee, Creamy Body


espresso

Grind Setting: fine

extraction Time: 28 - 30 seconds

dose / yield: 18g / 36g

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